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GTT Group to Sell Multiband Antenna Patent Portfolio for Wireless Devices

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the premier provider of patent brokerage and patent transaction advisory services to information and communication technology companies worldwide, announces the availability of a patent portfolio related to antennas in use by wireless devices.

The portfolio contains 19 patent families, including 35 issued US patents and 7 US applications. The inventions covered by the portfolio relate broadly to key wireless connectivity for internet and telecommunications applications including cellular networks, wireless networks, eCommerce, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), video steaming, and mobile applications.

GTT Group has prepared a detailed report on the portfolio as well as evidence of use materials to illustrate how the patents have been utilized in wireless devices such as smartphones and tablets. The evidence of use materials will be made available to interested parties under non-disclosure and non-notice provisions.

The portfolio will be sold at a private auction in December 2013.

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Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) to Sell Patent Portfolio Related to Key Internet Messaging and Social Media Technologies

The patent portfolio contains ten patent families, all highly applicable to common Internet messaging and social media technologies. The portfolio consists of 17 issued U.S. patents and 10 pending U.S. applications as well as various foreign filings. The inventions covered by the patent portfolio broadly relate to key Internet messaging and social media technologies.

The Internet Messaging and Social Media Patent Portfolio represents a wide range of communication and messaging technologies that have been adopted by major email, instant messaging, social media and ecommerce platforms. The portfolio offers broad coverage on the sharing of user-generated content in virtual networks, both related to the sharing of media, such as photos, and the sending of electronic messages.

“This portfolio offers broad coverage on messaging technologies that are common in today’s social media, ecommerce, online messaging, and email environments,” said GTT Group Chairman and CEO Michael Lubitz. “The portfolio provides a unique opportunity for companies looking to establish, solidify or expand their strategic position in the competitive online messaging and social media industry.”

GTT Group has prepared market adoption materials for qualified interested parties under non-disclosure, non-notice provisions.

GTT Group will be approaching potential buyers and providing materials explaining the strategic advantages of acquiring the portfolio. The portfolio will be sold to an interested acquirer on or before January 2014.

To receive more information about this opportunity, please contact Dan Buri. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

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Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) to Sell Patent Portfolio Related to Important Internet and Telecommunications Technologies

The patent portfolio, split among five patent families, contains 21 issued US patents and three US applications. The inventions covered by the portfolio broadly relate to key internet and telecommunications applications including eCommerce, customer support, voice over Internet protocol (VoIP), video conferencing, unified communications, video streaming and mobile applications.

“This portfolio represents a diverse group of patents covering inventions that have seen a significant amount of market adoption,” said GTT Group Chairman and CEO Michael Lubitz. “The patents will be a great addition for companies looking for a strategic position in the competitive Internet technology industry.”

The portfolio will be sold at a private auction in May 2013. GTT Group will be approaching potential buyers and providing materials explaining the strategic advantages of acquiring the portfolio. In addition, GTT Group’s experts will be available to discuss the strengths of the patents and evidence of use in the market.

To receive more information about this opportunity, please contact Andrew Godsey. All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

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Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) to Sell Enterprise Network Patent Portfolio

The Wireless Network Management Patent Portfolio contains three issued US patents that relate broadly to monitoring and managing the wireless portion of enterprise networks.

The inventions disclosed in the Wireless Network Management Patent Portfolio discuss systems and methods for detecting traffic from an unknown wireless device on a computer network. After analyzing the characteristics of the wireless device and determining its access privileges, the device is either granted or denied access to the wireless network. The patents solve the critical issue of secure access of a diverse array of wireless devices to a corporate network. The solutions covered by the patents are found in products offered by major network equipment providers.

Bring your own device (BYOD) is a corporate policy that enables employees to bring in their own personal devices to access the corporate network. While BYOD creates multiple advantages for businesses, it has also dramatically altered the IT department’s traditional management of these networks.

GTT Group has prepared evidence of use materials to illustrate how the patents have been adopted by major market participants. The evidence of use materials will be made available to interested parties under non-disclosure and non-notice provisions. In addition, GTT Group’s experts will be available to discuss the strengths of the patents and evidence of use in the market.

The portfolio will be sold at a private auction in February 2013.

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Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) announces the availability of the Media Streaming Patent Acquisition Opportunity related to audio and video streaming technologies

The Media Streaming Patent Portfolio offers a unique opportunity for companies looking to acquire early filed patents broadly applicable to many modern entertainment devices used by consumers. The Portfolio contains three issued US patents that relate to consumer electronic devices enabling streaming content, content delivery networks, video on demand and asymmetrical communications.

One patent in the portfolio covers a system for downloading and playback of information and entertainment services such as video and audio content. Another patent relates to interactive TV networks, including cable and satellite TV services such as Video on Demand (VoD).

GTT Group has prepared evidence of use materials to illustrate how the patents have been adopted by major market participants. The evidence of use materials will be made available to interested parties under non-disclosure and non-notice provisions. In addition, GTT Group’s experts will be available to discuss the strengths of the patents and evidence of use in the market.

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Global Technology Transfer Group (GTT Group) Announces Fundamental Mass Notification Patent Portfolio Acquisition Auction

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) has released the bidding deadlines for the Mass Notification Patent Portfolio. Parties wishing to acquire the portfolio will need to submit their offers by June 28th.

Seller provides mass notification and emergency alerting systems to a vast array of governmental, educational, commercial and non-profit entities.

The Mass Notification Patent Portfolio contains 10 issued US patents and 14 applications that cover technology being deployed in a variety of areas. including emergency/mass notification, social networking, mobile operating systems, and instant messaging, and by a number of different users including financial institutions, government agencies, and education organizations.

The portfolio has been successfully litigated and licensed to multiple parties resulting in significant settlements and payments to Seller. However, the licenses do not materially encumber the Mass Notification patent portfolio.

GTT Group has prepared evidence of use materials to illustrate how the patent has been adopted across several industries. The materials provide insight into the significant licensing potential of the Mass Notification Patent Portfolio. The evidence of use materials will be made available to interested parties under non-disclosure and non-notice provisions.

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GTT Group to Release Digital Video Compression Patent Acquisition Opportunity

Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group) announces the availability of a patent related to the digital video production and distribution market.

The Digital Video Compression patent describes a method for automatically adjusting reference frame intervals. The technology is used during compression of digital video. The invention is seeing significant adoption because it greatly simplifies the video compression process and improves the quality of the compressed video.

The patent has a particularly strong priority date. The priority date falls between the first versions of popular video formats, such as MPEG-1, which do not allow for automatic frame interval spacing, and the later sophisticated formats that do allow for its use.

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Global Technology Transfer Group (GTT Group) Announces A Digital Image Processing Patent Portfolio Acquisition Opportunity

The patent portfolio consists of 45 issued US patents. There are seven primary technology groupings of assets in the Image Processing Portfolio. The patent technologies represent a comprehensive suite of patents integral to digital media technologies.

GTT Group has prepared materials to assist interested parties evaluate the patents in the Image Processing portfolio. These materials will be made available to interested parties under appropriate non-disclosure and non-notice provisions.

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